RALEIGH, NC - Ron Francis, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Hockey League's Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team will assign forwards Lucas Wallmark and Phil Di Giuseppe to the Charlotte Checkers (AHL).
Wallmark will join Charlotte immediately. Di Giuseppe will be assigned to the Checkers pending waivers at noon on Tuesday. The Hurricanes training camp roster is now at 25 players, and must be finalized by Tuesday at 5 p.m.
SEE UPDATED TRAINING CAMP ROSTER
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